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Dr Phyllis Zagano
14 Jan
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Viewpoint: Charlie Hebdo – The misanthropes

Murder is never the answer, and terrorism is the most cowardly of acts, writes Dr Phyllis Zagano, senior research associate-in-residence at Hofstra University. But physical violence will continue as a reaction to real or imagined emotional violence. Is it an expression of ...

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09 Jan
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Mungo’s Bairns 2015

Those present at this celebration, which is part of the annual St Mungo Festival, were left in no doubt as to the healthy state of Glasgow’s primary schools’ musical and artistic talents.  It took place this year in Wellington Church, ...

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The Well is Deep poster
08 Jan
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Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2015

Observed from the 18th to the 25th January, this year with the theme 'The Well is Deep'.

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02 Jan
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Hogmanay Watchnight Service 2014

If you want a real and inspiring alternative to the traditional Hogmanay celebrations, the annual Watchnight Service at Glasgow Cathedral, hosted by Hope Alba and Glasgow Churches Together offers a wonderful end to one year and an uplifting beginning to ...

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Archbishop Philip Tartaglia
01 Jan
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Archbishop Philip Tartaglia’s New Year Message

As we look forward to the new year, we cannot help but reflect on 2014 as having been a year of light and shadow for Glasgow and for Scotland. Alas we begin this new year in the shadow of death. ...

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Archbishop Justin Welby
01 Jan
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Archbishop of Canterbury’s New Year Message

‘My hope and prayer is that we are the kind of country that goes on looking outwards; that is full of a generous spirit.’

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31 Dec
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Glasgow clergy named among ‘top 100 UK Christians’ following George Square tragedy

Archbishop Philip Tartaglia and Bishop Gregor Duncan have been included in a list of the ‘Top 100 UK Christians for 2014? published on the influential Archbishop Cranmer weblog. Nominations are made on behalf of those who “have somehow distinguished themselves ...

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Civic and Church representatives
28 Dec
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Carols for Peace 2014

The annual Carol Service for Peace, organised by Glasgow Churches Together, took place on 14th December in its usual venue, the Banqueting Chamber of Glasgow City Chambers.  This service, which is in its 14th year, is an annual opportunity for Glasgow ...

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